Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week - Fatal Hit and Run

August 21, 2017
Savoie Landing, New Brunswick

News release

Crime Stoppers and the Northeast District RCMP are looking for the driver of a vehicle involved in a hit and run collision that resulted in the death of a motorcyclist in Savoie Landing, N.B.

At approximately 2:25 a.m. on June 13, 2015, a motorcyclist was travelling northbound on Route 113 in Savoie Landing when he collided with another motorcycle that was travelling with him. The motorcyclist landed on the ground in the southbound lane and was subsequently struck by a vehicle travelling in that direction. The driver of the southbound vehicle stopped momentarily but left shortly thereafter. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver is thought to have been a man in his 50's who was wearing glasses and had a small moustache. The vehicle is described as a small, dark-coloured, newer model car. It may have sustained some damage on the driver's side and/or the undercarriage as a result of the collision.

If you have any information concerning this hit and run and wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), texting TIP212 + your message to 'CRIMES' (274637), or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimenb.ca. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information leading to the arrest of the driver responsible for this crime.

The Crime of the Week can be viewed https://youtu.be/E74Ga66U3vs

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Contact information

N.B. Crime Stoppers Inc.
506-452-4105

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